Football guide: Benevento vs Pisa - predictions and stats

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Competition: Italy Serie B
Competition: Tue 17.May
Match begins: 18:30 (UTC)
Venue: Stadio Ciro Vigorito (12847 seats)

Pisa journey to Benevento and Stadio Ciro Vigorito full of hope and confidence, but the team playing at home is hard to beat. More info on the game here!

Insights:
  • Benevento have the most scored goals (62) in Serie B

Pisa are still fighting for top positions and their benefits.

The hosts Benevento saw competitive action as recent as four days ago, playing in the Serie B. That game was an away game at Ascoli, so at least Benevento are thankful to return home in this one. Game on!

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Benevento form and stats

Benevento have collected 34 points from their Serie B home games so far after 10-4-5. Two defeats in a row at home hurts for Benevento, their manager Caserta and the supporters. There are certain expectations for improvement.

It's back home for Benevento, who return with a good feeling about themselves after beating Ascoli away with the result 1-0. Lapadula found the net in that victory. Paleari loved the game against Ascoli. With a stunning six saves the goalkeeper played a huge part in the 1-0 victory. The goalie Paleari was named most valuable player of the team in that game, scoring 8.2 out of ten. Paleari topped it up with a clean sheet.

Before that game, the home loss against SPAL with the scoreline 1-2.

The home team are moderate favourites in this game. How does Benevento handle that role? We have found 8 games in our database similar to this one, based on the home odds. The stats for these games are 4 wins, 2 draws and 2 defeats.

There will be little rest for Benevento after this match as they are travelling to Pisa for a Serie B game in only four days.

Benevento have conceded 20 in these home matches.

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Pisa form and stats

8-5-6 is the win-draw-loss statistic for Pisa in their Serie B matches away.

It's the second away game in a row for Pisa, but there's smiles all around after the 2-1 victory versus Frosinone last time out. Midfielder Sibilli was the best performer of that match, with a rating of 7.15. Sibilli scored one goal, hit one key pass and dribled past the opponent 5 of 7 times.

Ahead of that game was the 1-1 draw at home against Cosenza.

Pisa are the outsiders in this one, but not by much. Their performance in similar games (being the away team and moderate outsiders) is 6 wins, 5 draws and 6 defeats. From a total of 17 matches.

A new game in only four days for Pisa, the Serie B home match versus Benevento. Busy days.

Pisa have scored 22 goals on their travels this season, from 19 away games in the league. 22 goals have been conceded by Pisa in these games.

Head 2 Head

The most up to date past scoreline featuring both these squads is the Benevento - Pisa 5-1 played not long ago this season. Head-2-head stats last ten meetings: four - four - two (Benevento wins - draws - Pisa wins). As for goals, four matches ended with three or more goals (over 2,5), six had two or less.

Top Goalscorers

BeneventoG. Lapadula
G. Lapadula
12 goals
PisaG. Puşcaş
G. Puşcaş
8 goals
BeneventoA. Tello Muñoz
A. Tello Muñoz
7 goals

Benevento missing players

Pisa missing players

Benevento Pisa
Total Home vs top Statistics Stat vs mid Away Total
39 19 5 Played P 6 19 38
19 10 1 Won W 3 8 18
9 4 2 Drew D 2 5 13
11 5 2 Lost L 1 6 7
63 38 4 Scored S 9 22 48
39 20 5 Conceded C 6 22 35
92% 84% 80% Over 0.5 O 0.5 100% 95% 89%
72% 74% 60% Over 1.5 O 1.5 83% 74% 68%
44% 63% 20% Over 2.5 O 2.5 33% 32% 32%
28% 42% 20% Over 3.5 O 3.5 17% 16% 18%
18% 26% 0% Over 4.5 O 4.5 17% 11% 8%
44% 53% 40% BTTS BTTS 67% 53% 50%
36% 37% 20% Clean Sheets C S 17% 26% 39%
28% 26% 60% Failed to Score F T 17% 26% 21%
 
5.4 6.4 5 Corners for (avg) C F 4 5.7 5.3
5.8 5.2 6.2 Corners against (avg) C A 7.7 5.8 5.9
2 1.8 2 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 2.5 3 2.8
4 1 0 Red cards R C 3 3 4
 
14.8 16.5 11.6 Shots (avg) S ( 9.5 12.7 12.9
4.2 4.7 3 Shots on Target (avg) S O 3 4.3 4.2
38% 43% 27% Goal Efficiency G E 50% 27% 30%
 
12.8 12.1 12.6 Shots against (avg) S A 17.5 13.9 13.1
4.8 4.8 4.4 Shots on Target against (avg) S O 4.7 4.1 3.7
Key stats in Serie B this season:
  • Benevento have played more matches over 2,5 goals home than away.
  • Benevento have the most scored goals (38) at home in Serie B
  • Benevento have the most scored goals (62) in Serie B
  • Benevento have the most scored goals in the first half (33) in Serie B

  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Lecce 38 19 14 5 59 31 19 13 5 1 37 14 19 6 9 4 22 17 28 71
2 Cremonese 38 20 9 9 57 39 19 11 6 2 32 18 19 9 3 7 25 21 18 69
3 Monza 38 19 10 9 60 38 19 13 4 2 37 14 19 6 6 7 23 24 22 67
4 Pisa 38 18 13 7 48 35 19 10 8 1 26 13 19 8 5 6 22 22 13 67
5 Brescia 38 17 15 6 55 35 19 8 8 3 30 20 19 9 7 3 25 15 20 66
6 Ascoli 38 19 8 11 52 42 19 8 6 5 24 18 19 11 2 6 28 24 10 65
7 Benevento 38 18 9 11 62 39 19 10 4 5 38 20 19 8 5 6 24 19 23 63
8 Frosinone 38 15 13 10 58 45 19 10 6 3 34 16 19 5 7 7 24 29 13 58
9 Perugia 38 14 16 8 40 32 19 6 8 5 19 16 19 8 8 3 21 16 8 58
10 Ternana 38 15 9 14 58 61 19 9 2 8 30 27 19 6 7 6 28 34 -3 54
11 Cittadella 38 13 13 12 38 36 19 7 5 7 22 18 19 6 8 5 16 18 2 52
12 Parma 38 11 16 11 48 43 19 5 9 5 25 20 19 6 7 6 23 23 5 49
13 Como 38 11 14 13 49 54 19 5 7 7 20 21 19 6 7 6 29 33 -5 47
14 Reggina 38 13 9 16 31 49 19 9 2 8 19 24 19 4 7 8 12 25 -18 46
15 SPAL 38 9 15 14 46 54 19 4 8 7 30 28 19 5 7 7 16 26 -8 42
16 Cosenza 38 8 11 19 36 59 19 8 3 8 21 23 19 0 8 11 15 36 -23 35
17 Vicenza 38 9 7 22 38 59 19 5 5 9 22 26 19 4 2 13 16 33 -21 34
18 Alessandria 38 8 10 20 37 59 19 5 6 8 16 23 19 3 4 12 21 36 -22 34
19 Crotone 38 4 14 20 41 61 19 4 8 7 23 25 19 0 6 13 18 36 -20 26
20 Pordenone 38 3 9 26 29 71 19 2 7 10 19 34 19 1 2 16 10 37 -42 18

Read more about Serie B

Serie B is the second highest division in Italian football. It usually has 22 teams playing two fixtures against each other. The two top teams of the league table are automatically promoted, with a third following depending on standings and/or a playoff. Matches are usually played on Saturdays.